Wits Human Resources makes use of integrated on-line recruiting software to manage all their vacancies. Prospective applicants are encouraged to visit the new iRecruitment link  in order to create their profile or visit the advertised Jobs listed in order to apply directly for the advertised job. 

Internal applicants
To view a full list of internal vacancies click on the following link and follow the ‘Apply for Job’ navigation :

External applicants
Click on the advertised Job links below to be re-directed to the on-line recruiting system. All applications are to be made via on-line application. In the event of Technical Difficulties contact: Ms Refilwe Ngwenya,

21st Century Institute vacancies
Click here for a list of vacancies 

Academic Vacancies

PositionDepartmentClosing Date
Lecturer (AC.08.4) Molecular Medicine And Haematology 21 Sep 2014
Associate Lecturer - Actuarial Science (Fixed Term Contract) (AU.09.4) School of Statistics and Actuarial Science 23 Sep 2014
Writing Expert (Lecturer level) (LA.08.4) School of Law 26 Sep 2014
A Legal Research and Writing Expert (Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor levels) (LA.07.4) School of Law 26 Sep 2014
LECTURER (MA.08.4) School of Mathematics 30 Sep 2014
Associate Professor: Biomedical Engineering (EN.06.3) School of Electrical & Information Engineering 30 Sep 2014
Associate Professor/Professor-Strategy (BA.05.3) Graduate School of Business Administration 30 Sep 2014
Associate Lecturer - 3 year Contract Position (AC.09.4) Philosophy 30 Sep 2014
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Mining Engineering (EN.08.4) School of Mining Engineering 30 Sep 2014
Professor of Rock Engineering (EN.05.3) School of Mining Engineering 30 Sep 2014
PROFESSOR/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR/SENIOR LECTURER - ACTUARIAL SCIENCE (AU.05.3) School of Statistics and Actuarial Science 30 Sep 2014
Senior Researcher (AC07) Evolutionary Studies Institute 03 Oct 2014
Doctoral and Postdoctoral Fellow (AC.09.4) Wits School of Education 30 Oct 2014
Lecturer (AC.08.4) Political Studies 31 Oct 2014
Associate Lecturer (AD.09.4) School of Social Sciences 15 Nov 2014

Support Vacancies

PositionDepartmentClosing Date
Senior Librarian (LB.08.4) Management Library 22 Sep 2014
Data Centre Operator (IT11) (IT.11.4) ICT Communications & Information Security 25 Sep 2014
Senior Systems Engineer (Backup & Storage) (IT07) (IT.07.4) ICT Systems Support 25 Sep 2014
Provincial Coordinator - Western Cape (AD.10.4) Centre for Deaf Studies 26 Sep 2014
Laboratory Technician (AD.13.5) Wits School of Education 30 Sep 2014
Research & Teaching Assistants (AD.09.4) School of Law 30 Sep 2014
Technician I (AD12) Evolutionary Studies Institute 01 Oct 2014
Deputy Director (AC.06) (AD.06.3) Centre for Learning, Teaching & Development 02 Oct 2014
Senior Research Computing Specialist (AD07) (AD.07.4) CNS 13 Oct 2014
SENIOR TECHNICIAN (100%) (TE.10.4) School of Physiology 17 Oct 2014